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    1912-S $5 MS61 PCGS. Despite an unremarkable mintage of 392,000 coins, the 1912-S is a condition rarity in the Indian Head half eagle series. This example exhibits warm honey-gold surface coloration with lilac accents. The Indian shows mostly strong detail with slight softness over portions of the headdress. The eagle is well defined throughout. Like nearly all representatives, the mintmark is lightly impressed.
    From The Ohio Valley Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 65KD, PCGS# 8524)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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